The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
An account of the aborigines.--The Norsemen in the New World.--The discoveries by the Spaniards, English, and French.--The planting of settlements.--The growth of the colonies.--The struggle for liberty in the Revolution.--The establishment of the union.--The development of the nation.--The Civil War.--The centennial of Independence